Posts tagged "loss"

Dater X: Life Support

It’s been a hell of a week.

Dater X 3.0 | September 9, 2015 - 12:00 pm

This Lovely Video Offers A Tender Look At Life And Grief

Who knew a video about balls of yarn could be so emotional?

Claire Hannum | June 3, 2015 - 9:00 am

Join In A Hug-A-Thon This Weekend To Honor A Lost Friend & Make The World Brighter

When Nico Lang’s best friend Shawn passed away last AprilĀ of a heart attack at just 37, everyone who lovedĀ her was shocked. Her death came without warning, just a…

Claire Hannum | April 30, 2015 - 1:35 pm

On My First Christmas Without My Dad

When I headed back home to Michigan for the first Christmas since my dad’s death, I didn’t expect it to get difficult until the holiday actually arrived. Since I got…

Claire Hannum | December 25, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Trauma, PTSD & A Lifetime Of Loss

A note: There’s a lot of trigger-y, very heavy material in this particular essay, including descriptions of graphic fictional violence (in nightmares) and mentions of sexual violence. I included it

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 8, 2014 - 9:30 am

11 Pieces Of Advice I’ve Received About Grief Since My Dad’s Death

On the first Saturday of August, I woke up to a perfectly sunny sky and the news that my vibrant, youthful dad had abruptly passed away of a heart attack…

Claire Hannum | August 14, 2014 - 9:00 am

Holiday Survival Guide: 6 Tips For Dealing With The Holidays When You’ve Lost A Loved One

The holidays suck extra hard when you’re trying to cope with the loss of a family member, even if you’re not a Grinch by nature. However you define your family,…

Jenni Miller | December 21, 2011 - 10:00 am